Today, I meditated on all the passages in Proverbs that speak of “fearing the Lord.” According to my brief study, I was reminded that this sort of fear is that which … Stems from the divine affection of God (16:6) Proves humility – when one is not wise in his own eyes … More A Mediation from a Fearless Fool
Formerly, I lived much of my Christian life looking down at the ground in self-loathing guilt. When that was over, I would then look over my shoulder in anxious concern of the response of God. Then, I would look around the room hoping to find someone more foolish and sinful than I; this would at … More If Fear is the Beginning, What is the End?
According to the hymn writer, “Christ is to be our vision.” According to our church fathers, “The chief end of man is to glorify God and to enjoy him forever.” According to the wise and inspired teacher, “The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom.” According to the preeminent New Covenant minister, “Whether one … More Four Motivations for Worship